ventureLAB entrepreneur Huda Idrees, CEO of Dot Health is a 26 year old leader in healthcare innovation and was recently featured in The Globe and Mail.

The first time Huda Idrees became a CEO she was just 12 years old.

Having learned several computer-programming languages and Web design at school in Saudi Arabia, one day it dawned on the enterprising young woman that she could sell those services. Her first client was a landscape architect who hired her to build a website in both English and Arabic. While that first turn at helming a business no longer makes the cut for her stacked resumé, it gave Ms. Idrees an insatiable taste for running her own show.

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